GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 2G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 12G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 25 Jul 1421 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland was born to Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (28) and Eleanor Neville (24)

In 1444 Anne Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (22) and Eleanor Poynings (22)

Around 1447 Eleanor Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (25) and Eleanor Poynings (25)

Around 1447 Margaret Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (25) and Eleanor Poynings (25)

On 23 Oct 1448 Hugh Douglas 1st Earl Ormonde commanded at Gretna Green during the Battle of Sark inflicting a heavy defeat on the English forces. Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (27) and Thomas Harrington (48) were captured. Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (55) escpaped.

Before 1449 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland and Eleanor Poynings were married

Around 1449 Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (27) and Eleanor Poynings (27)

On 22 May 1455 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (33) succeeded 3rd Earl Northumberland (1C 1377)

On 24 Mar 1458 Cardinal Thomas Bourchier (40) presided at Westminster Abbey during the Loveday. John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford (22) , Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (58) , Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury (30) , Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (22) , Richard York 3rd Duke York (46) , Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (36) , Thomas Percy 1st Baron Egremont (35) and Margaret of Anjou Queen Consort England attended in an attempt to reconcile the Lancastrian and Yorkist factions.

In 1460 Elizabeth Percy was born to Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (38) and Eleanor Poynings (38)

On 30 Dec 1460 the Lancastrian army took their revenge for the defeats of the First Battle of St Albans and the Battle of Northampton during the Battle of Wakefield at Sandal Castle. The Lancastrian army was commanded by Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter (30) and Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (39) , and included John Courtenay 15th Earl Devon (25) and William Gascoigne (30) , both knighted, and James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde (40) , John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford (25) , John Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby (50) , Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley (33) and Thomas St Leger (20) .

On 18 Feb 1461 the Lancastrian army defeated the Yorkist army at Second Battle of St Albans and rescued Henry VI King England, II King France (39) . The Lancastrian army was commanded by Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter (30) and included Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (39) , John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk (45) , Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor (26) and Richard Welles 7th Baron Willoughby Eresby, 7th Baron Welles (33) . Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley (33) , William Tailboys de jure 7th Baron Kyme (46) , John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford (12) and Thomas Tresham (41) were knighted.

After 29 Mar 1461 Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland was buried at St Deny's Church

On 29 Mar 1461 at the Battle of Towton the Lancastrian army suffered significant casualties including Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (39) , Richard Percy (35) , Ralph Bigod, Ralph Bigod (50) , John Bigod, Robert Cromwell (71) , Ralph Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland (49) , Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland (37) , Ralph Eure (49) , John Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby (51) , Lionel Welles 6th Baron Welles (55) , John Beaumont, Thomas Dethick, Everard Simon Digby, William Plumpton and William Welles (51) who were killed.

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Henry "Hotspur" Percy (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandMother: Maud Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Mary Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Blanche Capet (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

5G GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

5G GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp

2G GrandMother: Margaret Neville (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Robert Neville

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

5G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: James Audley

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Joan 02 Baron Geneville (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere

5G GrandMother: Margaret Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

4G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury

5G GrandFather: William Montagu 2nd Baron Montagu

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Montfort

4G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison

5G GrandFather: William Grandison 1st Baron Grandison

5G GrandMother: Sibylla Tregoz

2G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Earl Ulster (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Earl Ulster (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Donn Burgh 3rd Earl Ulster (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Burgh

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Clare (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Mother: Eleanor Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Robert Neville

4G GrandMother: Euphemia Clavering (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Fitzroger 5th Baron Warkworth

5G GrandMother: Margaret Zouche (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Audley 1st Baron Audley Stratton Audley (2G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: James Audley

5G GrandMother: Ela Longespée (1G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isolde Mortimer (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 7th Baron Percy Topcliffe

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Warenne

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Saluzzo

3G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford

5G GrandFather: Roger Clifford

5G GrandMother: Isabella Vipont

4G GrandMother: Maud Clare (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Clare (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Juliana Fitzgerald (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward II King England (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England (Son Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor of Castile Queen Consort England (2G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip "Fair" IV King France (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan I King Navarre (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland (4G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Hainault II Count Hainault, II Count Holland (3G Grandson Stephen I King England)

5G GrandMother: Philippa Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Valois (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Charles Valois I Count Valois (3G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Capet (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

3G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet